VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese painter Le Quoc Huy has opened his second private exhibition at the Viet Nam Fine Arts Museum, 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street. The exhibition, named after him, features 50 artworks, sketched with acrylic material on do paper. Huy, 49, is vice head of fine arts research, collection and assessment department of Viet Nam Fine Arts Museum and a lecturer at the Viet Nam Fine Arts Institute. "Some art lovers have probably heard about my father, Le Van Hai, who lives in Quang Yen township in Northern Province of Quang Ninh and is known in the domestic arts circle for painting the sea with abundant colour, extraordinary layout and strong features. However, unlike my father, my paintings mingle colour, form and shape. I also experiments by arranging the subject under the form of network connection, multilayers and opening a new language structure for arts admirers," said Huy. “This exhibition is inspired by Dong Son bronze drums, including patterns of … [Read more...] about Painter Le Quoc Huy opens private exhibition in Ha Noi
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Kien Quoc, My Trang top table (31-12-2007) Small ball, big heart: Khanh Hoa’s Doan Kien Quoc plays against the Army’s Dinh Quang Linh at the National Outstanding Table Tennis Players Tournament on Saturday. Quoc won 3-1. — VNA/VNS Photo Ngoc Truong HA NOI — Doan Kien Quoc of Khanh Hoa officially became Viet Nam’s top player after beating Dinh Quang Linh of the Army 3-1 at the National Outstanding Table Tennis Players Tournament last Saturday. Linh started well, taking the first set 12-10 but Quoc came back with avengeance, winning the next three sets 14-12, 16-14, 11-9 to walk away with the VND10 million (US$625) first prize. In the women’s competition, defending champion Mai Hoang My Trang lost to Linh’s teammate Luong Thi Tam 2-3. However, her previous 10 consecutive wins means she fills the top-player spot. Tam and Mai Xuan Hang each lost two and won nine. Hang however took the silver medal on points difference. Viet Nam’s … [Read more...] about Kien Quoc, My Trang top table
VietNamNet Bridge – The tallest contestant of the Mister Vietnam 2010 pageant persuaded the jury to believe in her viewpoint to win the Mister Intelligence title. The last sub-competition of Mister Vietnam 2010 took place on December 29 in Vung Tau city. This was also the longest competition – with three days. Contestants were divided into groups to discuss the topics suggested by the jury. Do Ba Dat expressed convincing reasons for “fashion from wildlife” topic. He said: “I lived overseas for a time and I saw they treated animals equally. They limit killing animals by producing imitation leather products. Though fashion products made of imitation leather is not as pretty as true leather, but using imitation leather we can treat animals fairly. I hope that everybody will use imitation leather products instead of true leather ones to avoid killing animals”. Dat, 1.94m, spoke his opinion in both Vietnamese and English so Mister International … [Read more...] about Mister Intelligence goes to Do Ba Dat
Vietnam’s Leading Enterprises: Doing Good or Doing Well? On December 3, the workshop “Sustainability – A Business Proposition” was co-hosted by Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD), Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry ( VCCI), and World Wildlife Fund (WWF)-Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City. As many as 100 of Vietnam’s leading enterprises explored together the actionable recommendations to benefit both their business operations and the community, through strategic investment in green growth. Corporate Social Responsibility or business development? Doing good or doing well? Vietnam’s leading enterprises are called to action in meeting both needs with one deed. At the workshop, WWF-Vietnam in partnership with VBCSD discussed strategic vision and practical approaches for Vietnam’s leading enterprises to develop sustainable growth with contribution to society. While 63 percent of Vietnam’s companies do not have a … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s Leading Enterprises: Doing Good or Doing Well?
The head of the Communist Party’s anti-corruption organ has arrived in the central city of Da Nang on a charter flight at 8:50 pm Friday as scores of locals were anxiously awaiting the return of their former leader many view as a populist. People have flocked in droves to the Da Nang General Hospital, where Thanh will be treated. They also thronged the airport hoping to catch a glimpse of him. Police have been deployed to beef up security on the streets and at both the airport and the hospital. An ambulance immediately rushed Thanh to the hospital after the flight landed, news website VnExpress quoted an anonymous source as saying. Health officials confirmed he was quite "sober". "He could remember the names of the people he met," Pham Hung Chien, director of the Da Nang health department, told VnExpress. Nguyen Thi Van Lan, vice chairwoman of a local charity aimed at supporting women and orphans, also confirmed that Thanh could talk "quite normally". Than Duc Nam, vice … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s ill corruption czar lands in Da Nang on charter flight, says ‘doing good’